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"Kwani Anamnyonga?" Mixed Reactions as Rigathi Shares a Moment With an Elderly Hawker

A photo of Deputy President William Ruto's running mate, MP Rigathi Gachagua, sharing a moment with an elderly hawker has triggered mixed reactions online. During electioneering period, politicians engage in all sort of behaviors aimed at wooing voters into voting them. They work on their public relations by interacting with the "common" people in their day-to-day activities.

  2 months ago ago

SOCIETY

NTSA Introduces New System In Crackdown On All Motorists

In a statement, the authority indicated that the new system is geared toward harmonizing and readjustment the digital system beneath. Transport Integrated Management System (TIMS) to supply info relating to all vehicles on Kenyan roads. This comes once the revelation that some unroadworthy vehicles, that had been flagged off the road, had sneaked into the transport sector inflicting a spike in accidents.

  6 months ago ago
NTSA Introduces New System In Crackdown On All Motorists

SOCIETY

The Government Has Lifted The Following Covid 19 Rules

The Government now says Public Service Vehicles (PSVs) can carry passengers to capacity. Addressing the press on few hours ago, the Ministry of Transport through the Cabinet Administrative Secretary (CAS) Chris Obure, stated that PSVs will resume pre-covid-19 operation modes starting on Monday August 9.

  1 year ago ago
The Government Has Lifted The Following Covid 19 Rules

SOCIETY

Photos Of Newly Built Sh250 Million Green Park Terminal Set To Operate From 24 May 2022

To help reduce traffic snarl up and facilitate quick movement of motorists within Kenya's capital city, the government of Kenya initiated the construction of a multimillion bus park terminal called the Green Park Terminal. Relevant sources of information shows that, the Green Park Terminal which has been built and fully dusted to modern standards consumed a total of KSh 250 million.

  2 months ago ago
Photos Of Newly Built Sh250 Million Green Park Terminal Set To Operate From 24 May 2022

SOCIETY

New Bus Fare In Various Places Within Kenya

With the authorization from the government for Public Service Vehicles (PSV) countrywide to resume carrying passengers at full capacity in line with policy to be responsive to customer needs, there and then, some Vehicle Owners reduced base fares from Kapenguria to Eldoret and back. The owner further said they trust that this will encourage customers to patronage services while providing unrivaled customer experiences.

  1 year ago ago
New Bus Fare In Various Places Within Kenya

SOCIETY

Govt Bans Matatus From The Nairobi Expressway

The ban was part of an array of extreme measures to reduce overspeeding on the multi-billion road. The government has banned matatus and all Public Service Vehicles (PSV) carrying more than seven passengers in a response to a series of accidents along the road. Transport Cabinet Secretary (CS) James Macharia stated on Wednesday, July 6 that the ban was part of an array of extreme measures to reduce overspeeding on the multi-billion road.

  1 month ago ago
Govt Bans Matatus From The Nairobi Expressway

SOCIETY

Deadly Crash At Muembeni Roka Stage Along The Mombasa-Malindi Road; 7 People Feared Dead

|Photo Courtesy Of The Accident| Road accident's have continued being reported on various parts of our country, Kenya despite the heavy sensitization and campaigns on roads safety that are being done. Many people are continuing losing their life's as other's turn to disability life. Today night, a fatal road accident involving two Public Service Vehicles (PSV's) has been witnessed at Muembeni Roka stage along the Mombasa-Malindi Road.

  8 months ago ago
Deadly Crash At Muembeni Roka Stage Along The Mombasa-Malindi Road; 7 People Feared Dead

SOCIETY

4 Police Cops Claiming To Be Part Of Task Force Formed By IG, Caught Extorting Bribes From Motorists

Photo of three police officers and a motorists extorting bribes from motorists. TWITTER Four police cops claiming to be part of a task force formed by Inspector General (IG) of National police service are caught extorting bribes from motorists in Langata Road. While confirming the incident, Langata area police spokesman Betty Kennedy said a separate team has already been dispatched to the roadblock to investigate the matter and arrest the officers involved.

  1 year ago ago
4 Police Cops Claiming To Be Part Of Task Force Formed By IG, Caught Extorting Bribes From Motorists

TRAVEL

Revealed: Night Travel For Matatus To Be Restored On This Day

Intercounty Bus Owners Association chairman Abubakar Twalib has hinted that night travel is two weeks away from being restored by the government after a successful meeting by stakeholders in the travel industry. As the country gradually opens its economy, it has been reported that President Uhuru Kenyatta is considering allowing the night travels for Matatus beyond the 10 pm curfew hours as more people line up to get the COVID-19 vaccine.

  1 year ago ago
Revealed: Night Travel For Matatus To Be Restored On This Day

SOCIETY

The NTSA Has Begun a Nationwide Traffic Crackdown.

The National Traffic and Safety Authority (NTSA) has launched a nationwide traffic enforcement campaign against reckless drivers. The exercise, which began on Monday, February 28, according to government spokesperson Cyrus Oguna, targets motorists with un-prescribed number plates as well as vehicles with foreign plates but no motor vehicle foreign permits.

  5 months ago ago
The NTSA Has Begun a Nationwide Traffic Crackdown.

SOCIETY

Government Announces Major Nationwide Crackdown on These Vehicles

The government has announced a major nationwide crackdown on vehicles not properly registered or flaunting the traffic rules beginning February 28. In a statement released by government spokesperson Col (Rtd) Cyrus Oguna on Friday, February 25, the operation will be implemented in accordance with the Rapid Result Initiative (RRI) on Traffic Act enforcement.

  5 months ago ago
Government Announces Major Nationwide Crackdown on These Vehicles

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Boat Operators Yet to Enjoy Lift of Passenger Limit Order a Week On

User The over 5000 boat operators in Lamu County have taken upon themselves not to resume carrying at full capacity for their boats and dhows even as the government announced the lift of the passenger limit order for public transport service across the country a week ago. In March this year, the government through the office of the Lamu County Commissioner, Irungu Macharia announced extension of the Public Service Vehicles (PSVs) passenger limit order to boats across the Lamu Archipelago as a means to combat corona virus.

  1 year ago ago
Boat Operators Yet to Enjoy Lift of Passenger Limit Order a Week On

SOCIETY

Motorists & boda boda operators will now have to pay service fees to access NMS Terminals

Motorists and boda boda operators will now have to pay service fees to access the newly built bus stations in Nairobi. According to the proposed amendments, Public Service Vehicles (PSV) will have to pay fees ranging from Ksh50 up to Ksh200 to access the four built terminals.

  5 months ago ago
Motorists & boda boda operators will now have to pay service fees to access NMS Terminals

SOCIETY

The government has announced a major crackdown on these vehicles across the country

The operation would be carried out in compliance with the Rapid Result Initiative (RRI) on Traffic Act enforcement, according to a statement made by government spokesperson Col (Rtd) Cyrus Oguna on Friday, February 25. Motor vehicles that would be targeted in collaboration with the National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA) include those that operate with number plates that are not prescribed in the country, cars equipped with throb lights without permission, and cars equipped with flashing lights without authorization.

  5 months ago ago
The government has announced a major crackdown on these vehicles across the country

SOCIETY

The NTSA has Begun a Nationwide Traffic Crackdown.

The National Traffic and Safety Authority (NTSA) has launched a nationwide traffic enforcement campaign against reckless drivers. The exercise, which began on Monday, February 28, according to government spokesperson Cyrus Oguna, targets motorists with un-prescribed number plates as well as vehicles with foreign plates but no motor vehicle foreign permits.

  5 months ago ago
The NTSA has Begun a Nationwide Traffic Crackdown.

SOCIETY

Charges Nairobi Matatus Will Pay to Use New NMS Terminals, Parking Fees for Personal Cars

Motorists and boda boda operators will now have to pay service fees to access the newly built bus stations in Nairobi. According to the proposed amendments, Public Service Vehicles (PSV) will have to pay fees ranging from Ksh50 up to Ksh200 to access the four built terminals.

  5 months ago ago
Charges Nairobi Matatus Will Pay to Use New NMS Terminals, Parking Fees for Personal Cars

TRAVEL

Good News To Kenyans as Government is Considering Matatu Night Travel on This Date

After meeting with matatu stakeholders, the government is now considering lifting the ban on night travel in a bid to open the economy. The development comes after Public Service Vehicles (PSVs) resumed carrying passengers in full capacity. Speaking to the press, Inter-county Bus Owners Association chairman Abubakar Twalib hinted that the night travel may be approved in two weeks time.

  1 year ago ago
Good News To Kenyans as Government is Considering Matatu Night Travel on This Date

SOCIETY

Good News To Matatu And Bus Drivers As Government's New Directives Kick Off Tomorrow.

President Uhuru Kenyatta is reportedly allowing the matatu and bus drivers to travel past 10.00pm curfew hours. This happened after he had a meeting with the stakeholders. Speaking to press, Inter_county Bus Owners Association chairman Abubakar Twalib hinted that the approval may come in two weeks time.

  1 year ago ago
Good News To Matatu And Bus Drivers As Government's New Directives Kick Off Tomorrow.

SOCIETY

Big Relief To Kenyans As Full Capacity Passengers in PSVs Amid COVID-19 Fears Declared Today

Public Service Vehicles (PSV) has it all to smile after they were allowed today to resume carrying full capacity passengers at a time when the country is battling the ongoing Covid-19 Delta variant. The Transport Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) Chris Obure said that the decision was arrived at after reviewing the Covid-19 protocols and conducting a series of meeting with various stakeholders within the matatu and health sectors.

  1 year ago ago
Big Relief To Kenyans As Full Capacity Passengers in PSVs Amid COVID-19 Fears Declared Today

SOCIETY

Government Bans Preaching, Hawking And Begging In Matatus

Government Bans Preaching, Hawking And Begging In Matatus. Friday, 6th August 2021, Nairobi Kenya. On Friday, the government under the ministry of transporting announced new measures that will govern the matatu industry in the country including resumption of carrying passengers at full capacity. In the new raft of measures that we're announced by the tansport Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) Chris Obure, the Government had banned preaching, begging and hawking in the Public Service Vehicles (PSV) in the country.

  1 year ago ago
Government Bans Preaching, Hawking And Begging In Matatus